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Princeton's WordNet

  1. natural language processing, NLP, human language technology(noun)

    the branch of information science that deals with natural language information


  1. natural language processing(Noun)

    a field of computer science and linguistics concerned with the interactions between computers and human (natural) languages

  2. Origin: natural language + processing


  1. Natural language processing

    Natural language processing is a field of computer science, artificial intelligence, and linguistics concerned with the interactions between computers and human languages. As such, NLP is related to the area of human–computer interaction. Many challenges in NLP involve natural language understanding -- that is, enabling computers to derive meaning from human or natural language input.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Natural Language Processing

    Computer processing of a language with rules that reflect and describe current usage rather than prescribed usage.

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